Best Homemade Mayo Ever

homemade mayo

This is the best homemade mayo I have ever made

and I have played around with a lot of different recipes but this one is by far my  favorite!

I don’t like store bought mayo as the chemicals in it are just too much for me, and with the amount of mayo I eat i’m sure I would end up glowing in the dark eventually.

 The fresh lemon, the touch of mustard and the honey make this mayo  so versatile as you can add more or less of each ingredients for richer, milder or tangier mayo.

This mayo can also be easily altered for specific recipes like grilled fish, tacos , fritters etc… by adding chillis, coriander, extra lemon or sriracha sauce.

Don’t use bottled lemon as it will make the mayo taste funny and remember fresh eggs are a must when using them raw in a recipe.

Remember when making this mayo it’s a slow process when adding the first bit of oil so take it easy and remember adding the oil drop by drop is the trick.

Play around with the recipe until you find your “Best Homemade Mayo Ever recipe”

homemade mayo ingredients

           homemade mayo ingredients

homemade mayo first step

           homemade mayo first step

homemade may in blender

blending

jennifer rice

Jennifer Rice is a lover of all things living and has dedicated her life to making a difference to all those who cross her path.
A passion for mind and body movement has led her into a long and successful career in pilates; teaching on a global scale, with clients in Canada, New Zealand, Dubai,LA and Jordan and more recently, Spain.
Her understanding of how the human body performs, combined with her extensive knowledge of nutrition and natural health therapies, allow Jennifer to be the complete wellness expert.
Not content to just help humans, Jennifer has a heart for animals and has been known to spend her time, when she isn’t working with clients or in her garden, at her local animal refuge centre, donating her time to our furry or feathered friends in need.
A wanderlust spirit keeps Jennifer on the move and her worldly outlook on life brings a refreshing point of view; always with a smile and an open heart

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Creamy homemade mayo

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Such a tasty and creamy mayo with a hint of lemon
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Prep Time: minutes Total Time: minutes

Recipe Ingredients

  • 1 large egg yolk (room temp)
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon white wine vinegar
  • 1/4 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt plus more to taste
  • 3/4 olive oil or avocado
  • 1/2 tbs of honey (add to taste)

Recipe Instructions

  1. Combine egg yolk, lemon juice, vinegar, mustard, and 1/2 teaspoon salt in blender and blend for about 30 seconds until bright yellow
  2. VERY slowly start to drizzle in the oil until the mixture starts to look like mayonnaise.
  3. Then a slow steady stream of oil can be added until it forms a creamy mayo
  4. when it is the consistency you like add the honey and blend for a few more minutes
  5. Have patience it takes a while to become creamy
  6. chill for half hour before using

Recipe Notes

  1. * I use about a tbs of honey in mine

Recipe Credit: jennifer rice

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